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Planificación de riego para ahorrar dinero, agua y energía
Eric Harmsen, Professor, Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez Campus. Email: email@example.com
Diseño Preliminar de sistemas de riego por goteo
Ing. Eric Irizarry, Agricultural Engineering Extension Specialist, Cooperative Extension Service, University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez Campus. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fertilizantes y su manejo en sistemas de riego por goteo
Dr. David Sotomayor, Professor, Department of Crop and Environmental Science, University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez Campus. Email: email@example.com
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Green and living trees can absorb the bounty of the sun; dead roots and withered branches are destroyed by it. Therefore, man must seek capacity and develop readiness. As long as he lacks susceptibility to divine influences, he is incapable of reflecting the light and assimilating its benefits. Sterile soil will produce nothing, even if the cloud of mercy pours rain upon it a thousand years. We must make the soil of our hearts receptive and fertile by tilling in order that the rain of divine mercy may refresh them and bring forth roses and hyacinths of heavenly planting.
‘Abdu’l-Baha, The Promulgation of Universal Peace. (Wilmette: US Baha’i Publishing Trust, 1982 second edition) P. 148. Available from http://reference.bahai.org/en/t/ab/PUP/pup-55.html#pg148
Idaho farmer Robert Blair isn’t waiting around for federal aviation officials to work out rules for drones. He and a friend built their own, outfitting it with cameras and using it to monitor his 1,500 acres (600 hectares).
Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-12-agriculture-drones.html#jCp
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